Programme

Time Friday, 3 November 2017 Saturday, 4 November 2017 Sunday, 5 November 2017
09:00-All Day Registration Registration Registration (including Big Data Event attendees)
 09.00-10.00  Conference Keynote Presentation on Creativity: Dominic F. Gullo, PhD, Associate Dean for Research in the School of Education at Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA Conference Keynote Presentation on the Conference 2017 theme: ‘Innovation  and Entrepreneurship in Digital Era’ – Ram Mudambi, PhD, Frank M. Speakman Professor of Strategy at the Fox School of Business, Temple University, Philadelphia, USA  Big Data Presentations will be lead by Dr Dom Heger, CEO DHTechnologies, Texas, USA and Dr  Alain Biem, data scientist and consultant, was a former vice president of Analytics and chief scientist of advanced solutions delivery at Opera Solutions
10:00-10.30  Tea/Coffee 11:00-11:30: Tea/Coffee 11:00-11:30: Tea/Coffee
10:30-15:15  2017 E. Paul Torrance International Roundtable on Creative Thinking Parallel Thematic Sections; Parallel Discussion Sections Parallel Thematic Sections; Parallel Discussion Sections (including Big Data symposium)
10:30-15:15 Chair: Larry Keiser, Director of Special Projects & Certification Officer, Drexel University, USA

Keynoters: Darlene Boyd, EdD, Director of the University of California Irvine; Vlad Glăveanu, PhD, Associate Professor II. Bergen University, Norway; Tara Grey Coste, PhD, University of Southern Maine, USA; Kirpa Singh, Associate Professor of English Literature, Singapore Management University, SMU

Lead Discussants: Katherine Boutry, PhD, Professor and the Creativity Coordinator at West Los Angeles College, USA & Jen Katz-Buonincontro, PhD,
Associate Professor in the School of Education, Drexel University, USA.

Lunch: 13.00-14.00 Lunch: 13:00-14:00
15:30-17:30 2017 Reisman Diagnostic Creativity Assessment (RDCA) Special Interest Group Presentations

Chair: Larry Keiser, Director of Special Projects & Certification Officer, Drexel University, USA

Presenters: F redricka Reisman, PhD, professor and
founding Director of
Drexel’s School of Education & L ori Severino, EdD, Assistant Clinical Professor, School of Education, Drexel University, USA

14:00-17.30: Parallel Thematic Sections; Parallel Discussion Sections 14:00-17:30: Parallel Thematic Sections; Parallel Discussion Sections (Big Data symposium Conference Parallel Sessions)
18:00-20:00 Welcome Reception & Networking/Bonding evening Free Time 17.30-17:45: Closing remarks